Quick Turnaround Cover Crops Before Brassicas

Part of a multi-farm trial on 5 farms asking the Research Question: Do spring planted cover crops benefit the production of late season brassica cash crops? Kevin’s Specific Question: Does a cover crop cocktail differ from buckwheat monoculture with respect...

Pasture-Raised Chicken Breed Comparison

Summary ● The Nova Free Ranger, a new meat chicken from Nova Scotia bred for free range living, may better integrate into ecological farms and produce nutritionally-superior meat compared to the industrial White Rock – Cornish Cross. ● Given the fast growth...

Probiotics for Pasture-Raised Chicken

This document outlines the steps that Justin will follow to execute his research trial, Probiotics for pasture-raised chicken, including design, execution, data collection and data sharing. It also serves as a Memorandum of Understanding between Justin and the...

Southern Ontario Participatory Pepper Breeding Project

This document outlines the steps that Rebecca, Greta, Annie and Kathy will follow to continue breeding a pepper as part of the Southern Ontario Pepper Breeding Project. It also serves as a Memorandum of Understanding between the farmer-researchers and the EFAO.

Garlic Mulch Trial

This document outlines the steps that Ken, Eric and Heather will follow to execute the research trial, Green Mulch Comparison for Garlic, including design, execution, data collection and data sharing. It also serves as a Memorandum of Understanding between...

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